Carolina Hurricanes vs. Minnesota Wild - Compuware NHL Premiere
HELSINKI, FINLAND - OCTOBER 7: Eric Nystrom #23 of the Minnesota Wild checks Erik Cole #26 of the Carolina Hurricanes at the Hartwall Areena during the 2010 Compuware NHL Premiere game on October 7, 2010 in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo by Matti Matikainen/NHLI via Getty Images)
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft